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The South Side Initiative (SSI) brings together Lehigh University faculty, students and staff with the people of Bethlehem in order to share knowledge, foster democracy, and improve the quality of life in our city.

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Lehigh Students plant new trees along Bethlehem's Greenway

Lehigh University's CLIP Garden Club spearheaded a group of volunteers to plant fruit trees in the New Esperanza Garden on April 10, 2015. The garden is on South Side Bethlehem's Greenway, between Taylor and Webster streets.

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Fri, 09/25/2015 - 7:15pm

Synopsis: Presents inspirational possibilities for co-ops and worker-owned businesses.

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Fri, 10/23/2015 - 7:15pm

Synopsis: A powerful reminder about the health of our bodies and the health of our air, water, and land.

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Fri, 11/20/2015 - 7:15pm

Synopsis: Investigates solutions to global gender-based oppression of girls and women.

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